Cannabis Big Data Firm New Frontier Data Founder & CEO Giadha Aguirre de Carcer Honored with 2019 Washington Business Journal Women Who Mean Business Award

August 26, 2019

The award recognizes the hard work women have put into their careers, personal lives and philanthropic efforts.

WASHINGTON — Giadha Aguirre de Carcer, founder and CEO of the leading global cannabis big data and analytics firm New Frontier Data, has been recognized as an honoree of the 2019 Women Who Mean Business, a program presented by the Washington Business Journal.

Select professionals from the Greater Washington, D.C. region were named winners of the award. They will be honored at an event on Oct. 3rd at The Mandarin Oriental in Southwest Washington. In a competitive process, these honorees were chosen from nearly 300 nominees by a panel of outside judges in collaboration with the Washington Business Journal editorial staff.

These women represent the top of their respective fields and the award is a recognition of the hard work they have put into their careers, personal lives and philanthropic efforts. They join a cadre of nearly 400 other alumni in the elite club of Greater Washington’s Women Who Mean Business, now in its 16th year.

“Since founding New Frontier Data in 2014, Giadha has been a trailblazer for the world of cannabis data and business intelligence,” said Cynthia Petrone-Hudock, senior advisor to New Frontier Data. “Her commitment to educating industry stakeholders with unparalleled insights on the rapidly expanding global cannabis market makes her, and therefore New Frontier Data, among the most well-known and respected voices in the industry. This recognition is much-deserved.”

About New Frontier Data
New Frontier Data is an independent, technology-driven analytics company specializing in the cannabis industry. It offers vetted data, actionable business intelligence and risk management solutions for investors, operators, researchers and policymakers. New Frontier Data’s reports and data have been cited in over 80 countries around the world to inform industry leaders. Founded in 2014, New Frontier Data is headquartered in Washington, D.C. with additional offices in Denver, CO, and London, U.K.

New Frontier Data does not take a position on the merits of cannabis legalization. Rather, its mission and mandate are to inform cannabis-related policy and business decisions through rigorous, issue-neutral and comprehensive analysis of the legal cannabis industry worldwide. For more information about New Frontier Data, please visit:

About 2019 Women Who Mean Business
Now in its 16th year, this program honors C-suite, executive-level business professionals and entrepreneurs who stand out as leaders in their industries and have a positive impact on their Greater Washington communities. Profiles on the women will be published in the October 4th print edition of the Washington Business Journal and they will be formally recognized at an awards event at The Mandarin Oriental hotel in the District. You can find the full list of the honorees, information buying tickets to the awards, and details on how to submit nominations for next year’s program at

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